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Silver Haired Legislature Elections Nearing

Silver Haired LegislatureThe Northwest Kansas Area Agency on Aging has announced elections are scheduled for delegate positions with the Kansas Silver Haired Legislature in the area.

The Silver Haired Legislature (SHL) is a unicameral legislative body consisting of 125 representatives. The SHL provides an educational experience in the political process and an opportunity to identify policy concerns for Kansas' older adults. To be eligible, a candidate must be at least 60 years of age by March 9, 2013, and a registered voter in his/her voting district.

Candidate Registration Forms and information are available from the Northwest Kansas Area Agency on Aging, 510 W. 29th St, Hays, KS 67601, 785-628-8204, or from the local senior center or meal site.

Forms must be filed no later than 4:30 PM, February 14, 2013. Elections are set for March 14. 

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